Our Program

Inspiring and developing future professionals in the global red meat industry

Our Purpose

The purpose of the ICMJ program has always been to attract graduates and young professionals into the red meat industry. This has certainly been successful with alumnae either having been employed or currently employed by the following companies:

Meat and Livestock Australia
Teys Australia
NH Foods
Fletchers International
JBS Australia
Rangers Valley Feedlot
Smithfield Feedlot
Australian Country Choice
National Australia Bank
Australian Agricultural Company
Rivalea Australia
Consolidated Pastoral Company
Australian Angus Society
Australian and State Government


ICMJ runs one tertiary event each year- held at CSU Wagga Wagga; one industry event- held at CQU Rockhampton; and assists with three schools competitions- held in Wingham, Scone and Gympie.

In 2024, the Australian ICMJ workshop and contest will be held at Charles Sturt University, Wagga Wagga, NSW from Tuesday 2nd July – Saturday 6th July. In addition to a competition, the 2024 program will include: Industry guest speakers, Interactive workshops, Hands on training and Careers Expo.

Following the success of this event, our annual Northern ICMJ event held at CQU and Teys Rockhampton, will be held again in 2024 from 3rd to 6th April. This event includes workshops and industry seminars, interactive classes and a meat judging competition and industry and careers expo.